Gardening & Landscaping

Turn your outdoor space into an oasis with picture-perfect flowers and vegetables—and all the tips you’ll need to make them flourish. Worried that you have a brown thumb? You won’t by the time we get through with you!

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    11 Vegetable Plants to Start Indoors Before Spring

    Start planting nutritious vegetables before the ground thaws with these indoor gardening tips.


    Companion Planting: 7 Herbs That Can Make Other Plants Grow Better

    When to plant dill, basil, thyme, and other herbs to enhance the growth of other veggies and flowers in your...


    Growing Herbs: The 10 Best for a Home Garden

    Plant these popular herbs in your garden like basil, thyme, and dill, and enjoy some fresh-from-the-earth taste at your dinner...


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    Choosing Air-Purifying Plants: A Room-By-Room Guide

    Keep your home environment naturally cleaner with our picks for the best air-purifying plants.


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    How to Keep a Lawn Lovely

    Use these maintenance tips from the people who keep golf course greens looking pristine.


    10 Easy Ways to Make Over Your Patio

    When the weather is warm, an outdoor space is a great place to gather with family and friends. Here are...


    10 Secrets to Colorful Container Gardens

    These flowers will add color to your life.


    How to Make a Mini Rain Barrel

    Save water--and money--by watering your garden Mother Nature’s way. All you need is an old water jug or detergent dispenser,...

    Build Your Own Backyard Hanging Garden

    Build your own garden of hanging potted plants.


    How to Keep Caterpillars Away From Your Fruit Garden

    Keep these crawlies away from your crops.


    How To Deter Dogs and Cats from Your Garden

    Use these gentle tactics to keep dogs and cats away from your garden.


    How to Know When to Harvest Grapes

    So you've got a garden of grapes but do you know when to pick them?


    How To Use Ladybugs in Your Garden

    These cute little bugs will have your garden growing better than ever.


    How to Hard Prune a Tree

    Keep your fruit trees healthy and thriving.


    How to Grow Cucumbers in a Greenhouse or Outdoors

    You'll have fresh, delicious cucumbers in no time!


    3 Things You Need to Know Before Planting Fruit Trees

    Before you plant a seed, know what owning a tree will be like.

    6 Tips to Help You Create a Lush Lawn

    Does the grass always look green on the other side? Check out these 6 easy tips for a greener lawn....


    9 Delicious Fruits to Grow Indoors

    Peaches, grapes, figs and strawberries are just a few of the plants that can be grown right in your home....


    9 Vegetables to Grow Indoors

    Mushrooms, carrots, tomatoes and other popular vegetables can be raised indoors.


    How to Divide Ferns in Your Organic Garden

    Keep your ferns healthy and plentiful with this easy trick.


    How to Install a Pebble Fountain in a Container

    Spruce up your garden with a bit of watery flair.

    Grow Your Own Drugs: 5 Easy Recipes for Natural Remedies

    These plants can grow right in your parlor!


    How to Deal with Weeds Under Shrubs and Trees

    Persistent weeds can be difficult to get rid of when they are widespread under trees and shrubs, but with the...


    5 Tips for Reseeding Your Lawn

    Bare lawn? You'll have a lush lawn in no-time with our 5 tips for reseeding.


    7 Tips to Mow Like a Pro

    Follow mowing pro Bill Klutho's 7 mowing techniques for a smooth lawn.


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    7 Ways to Keep Your Plants Alive When You’re Away

    Going on vacation and worried about your home garden? Here are 7 simple tips to make sure your plants stay...


    Home and Garden Uses for Epsom Salt

    Some household tricks for the salters and the shakers.